The first table below looks at the demand for LoadRunner skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP LoadRunner
Rank 106 94 86
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -8
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 3 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.21% 0.16% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.04% 0.88% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £31,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -12.64%
Development Applications Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
289 228 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 20.61% 18.46% 16.04%
Number of salaries quoted 188 152 87
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,200 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LoadRunner
Scotland

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LoadRunner across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LoadRunner across the Glasgow region.

LoadRunner Salary Trend in Glasgow

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing LoadRunner also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LoadRunner.

1 6 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (66.67%) HP
2 4 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) JMeter
4 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
4 2 (33.33%) JIRA
4 2 (33.33%) QA
4 2 (33.33%) Selenium
4 2 (33.33%) JUnit
4 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 2 (33.33%) UNIX
4 2 (33.33%) BDD
4 2 (33.33%) FindBugs
4 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (16.67%) OpenView
5 1 (16.67%) ISEB
5 1 (16.67%) Citrix
5 1 (16.67%) WinRunner
5 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
5 1 (16.67%) C
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing LoadRunner also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LoadRunner. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (33.33%) JMeter
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) FindBugs
2 2 (33.33%) JUnit
3 1 (16.67%) WinRunner
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Software Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Web Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 2 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Management
3 1 (16.67%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (16.67%) OpenView
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix